Harleston Town 5-1 Leiston Reserves - Match Report
By Craig Cooper
Blues go down in KO Cup quarter-final to Harleston Town
The Reserves went down at Harleston Town 5-1 in the Thurlow Nunn Division One KO Cup on Saturday afternoon.
The Blues found themselves three goals down in the first 18 minutes. A goal from Scott Roberts and a brace from Nathan Stone helped put the hosts in front. Just before half time, Nathan Stone completed his hat-trick to basically finish the tie.
Jourdan Kiwomya pulled a goal back from the penalty spot seven minutes into the second period. Harleston made it five on the hour mark though as Matt Howard headed home a free kick to send Harleston through to play Hashtag United in the semi-finals.
FT: - Harleston Town 5-1 Leiston Reserves.
The Reserves are back in action next Saturday when they entertain Wisbech St Mary at Victory Road.
Harleston Town: - Ling, Green, Howard, Andrew Howell, Imgrie (Anema), Roe, Russell, Nicholas Howell (Delaney), Roberts, Stone (Shadrack), Cheese.
Leiston Reserves: - Lay-Fulcher, Groom (Hammond), Shopov, Gaffer, Canham, Knights, Sinclair (Carrigan), Cheetham (Allen), Kiwomya, Bloom, Dunbar. Sub not used: - Seymour.
Man Of The Match: - Louie Bloom.